There was concern that Philly’s budget would include a real estate tax hike. With a recent vote, the budget passed and the Philadelphia Real Estate Tax is NOT going up. Continue reading Budget Passes, No New Philadelphia Real Estate Tax
Well, that didn’t long, did it? Just a few weeks after it was unanimously approved, Seattle’s “Amazon head tax” was repealed by a 7-2 city council vote. Continue reading Seattle Repeals Amazon Head Tax Less Than A Month Later
On the heels of Seattle’s new “head tax” on large corporations, the city council is back again. This time with an eye towards increasing Seattle property taxes to help fund state education. Continue reading Seattle Property Taxes On The Rise? It Could Happen.
Not surprisingly, the price of paradise is high. Hawaii already has one of the highest costs of living in the country and is ranked one of the most difficult states to earn a living in. However, taxes in Hawaii may be getting a little higher this fall. A new proposal to tax investment property is heading to the voters. Continue reading Taxes in Hawaii on Investment Property Heads To Voters
In a controversial move, the Seattle city council voted unanimously to impose a tax on large businesses. While Seattle taxes Amazon and other area heavy hitters, the city is hoping the move will generate more revenue to use towards cleaning up the city’s homeless problem. Continue reading Seattle Taxes Amazon, Other Big Businesses To Fight Homelessness
Smoke ’em if you got ’em! Unless, you’re in the Magnolia state, that is. A new Mississippi cigarette tax may be on the way with an aim at helping to repair infrastructure. But either way, don’t hold your breath. Continue reading A New Mississippi Cigarette Tax May Be Coming Soon
As the weather heats up, summer gas prices are rising with the mercury. While most states and cities can expect to see their gas prices rise, California is a special case. Continue reading Summer Gas Prices: Bay Area To Hit $4 Per Gallon
It may not be the worst offender when it comes to gas, but South Carolina gas prices are on the rise. And this time it may be worse than you think. Continue reading Look for South Carolina Gas Prices To Increase